Mom isn’t the only one who enjoys a home-cooked breakfast in bed. Surprise dad this Father’s Day with a hearty and filling casserole full of his favorite morning-time indulgences, including but not limited to cheese, sausage, bacon, eggs, or even ooey gooey french toast. Because nothing says “I love you” better than delicious food and, frankly, his tie collection is getting a bit excessive.
We’ve rounded up nine fail-proof recipes to accommodate every taste and preference. Pick one and you’ll guarantee yourself the title of “favorite child.”
Cheesy Sausage Breakfast Casserole
There’s no denying the deliciousness of an Egg McMuffin, but imagine America’s favorite breakfast sandwich in scoopable, casserole form. Needless to say, you’ll have to monitor dad’s portion control with this one. Get our Cheesy Sausage Breakfast Casserole recipe.
Egg Casserole with Spaghetti Squash, Mushrooms, Goat Cheese, and Dill
Your typical egg casserole recipe gets a healthy and gourmet upgrade with ingredients like spaghetti squash, goat cheese, and mushrooms. If you’ve never really impressed dad in life, now’s your chance. Get our Egg Casserole with Spaghetti Squash, Mushrooms, Goat Cheese, and Dill recipe.
You don’t need to head to your favorite Mexican restaurant for the spicy menu item you’ve grown to crave. If dad partied a little too hard the night before, this casserole will certainly soak up the hangover. Get our Chilaquiles Casserole recipe.
Caramel, Apple, and Cinnamon Casserole
This is essentially an apple pie in casserole form. And if you’re no fan of apple pie, you’re no patriot. Make the dish over-the-top with a scoop of vanilla ice cream. Get our Caramel, Apple, and Cinnamon Casserole recipe.
Potato and Bacon Casserole
It’s hard to mess up potatoes and bacon. The classic combo is always a brunch-time favorite, so it’s almost a guarantee that your dad will wake up with a smile on his face. Get our Potato and Bacon Casserole recipe.
Smoked Salmon and Bagel Casserole
For the sophisticated father, this smoked salmon and bagel variation is the breakfast dreams are made of. Or at least a unique alternative to lox. Get our Smoked Salmon and Bagel Casserole recipe.
French Toast Casserole
Any excuse to eat something that tastes remotely similar to bread pudding is fine by us. There’s no denying that this maple syrup-heavy concoction will be a Sunday morning winner with dad. Get our French Toast Casserole recipe.
Hash Brown Casserole
Bust out the ketchup and Tabasco. Your dad will be doing plenty of dunking and dipping with this baked dish of crunch potato perfection. Get our Hash Brown Casserole recipe.
Ham, Cheese, and Mushroom Strata
If only this strata contained green eggs, it’d pair perfectly with a morning reading of Green Eggs and Ham. Instead, this pairs well with a cup of coffee and a glass of freshly-squeezed orange juice. Get our Ham, Cheese, and Mushroom Strata recipe.